Ethel Waters 1896 - 1977

P.W. Fenton pwfenton@p-dub.com
Sat Oct 30 18:47:33 EDT 2004


Just in time for her birthday tomorrow, I have added a new historical
profile to "It's A Girl Thang".  The new feature is on one of my favorite
singer/actresses, Ethel Waters.  I fell in love with Ethel the first time I
saw her.  It didn't hurt that (in her old age) she looked just like my
grandmother.  She was a real pioneer, too often overlooked these days.  I
hope you enjoy it.  There is an .mp3 of one of her 1939 recordings there as
well.

http://bluesland.net/thang/EthelWaters.html

P.W. Fenton
New Port Richey, FL
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